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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is just the right size. It's comfy, clean, and I liked the cools color of the wall. The AC is not too noise (as some people claimed it.) The staff was also extremely friendly!!! Thank you. PK.

Thank Pkeri
Groveland, California
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Location good, right off of freeway and walking distance to stores and restaurants. Inexpensive by comparison to other motels in area, but maybe offset by complete lack of amenities. Furnishings very modernistic, kind of neat. And I liked the linoleum floor, none of the icky germs you get with motel carpets. Bed comfortable, good pillows too. 3 other motels nearby...

Thank CTBCalifornia
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This is a typical Motel 6 that provides good value in a good location near Isle Vista and UCSB. Deck clerk here was very friendly and helpful. Bowling Alley next door provides surprisingly good, late night food and has an outstanding assortment of draft beers. All Motel 6s have free wifi for AARP and 10% discount on the room.

Thank dh2go
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Maybe I am particularly uneasy about the idea of sleeping almost literally on a four lane divided highway because I do not own a car and do not drive much. But the noise that comes along with it is almost unbearable. This could be compensated for partially if all other things worked well. But this is not the case. Importantly,...

Thank Karlkoreander
Clonmel, Ireland
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights with friends while On a roadtrip. Location is not convenient for going to the beach or going to Santa Barbara. Wifi is expensive and slow. Small dark room. Hardly enough space for luggage

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We sincerely apologize for your unpleasant stay as a result of the inconveniences you experienced with the size of the room. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We booked that afternoon to check in after 9pm that night for a UCSB tour at 9 the following morning. Since we were just looking for hot showers and clean beds, my husband thought we would try Motel 6. Very cramped and Spartan for about $100 on a Thursday night during off-season. No shampoo, no hair dryer, no bath mat...

Thank Joanna650
Bergen Co., New Jersey
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Trying to find a hotel in the Santa Barbara area on a weekend is like trying to find a drink during prohibition; you can do it, but even the lower end brands are going to cost you. I stayed here with my 15 y.o. son during a trip a California and the only reason we stayed here was because it...

Thank World17
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The motel 6 was convenient and check in was extremely easy and quick, but definitely overpriced for the room. The rooms are remodeled and basic but I was actually pleasantly surprised by the comfort of the bed and pillow. I thought they could throw in a small bottle of shampoo/conditioner for the price. The area was close to everything-stores, restaurants,...

Thank DeAnn R
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Dear DeAnn, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for the disappointment you describe with the expectations of amenities. We encourage...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 26 June 2016

It's overpriced, just like all Santa Barbara motels. The beds are just a mattress on a platform (no box spring), but this didn't bother our sleep quality. I appreciated the wood laminate flooring, 2 wooden chairs, and no dresser because I knew there were no bugs or grime hiding in carpet, stuffed chairs, drawers. They should mop the floor more...

1Thank BudgetButSafe
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

This was the most uncomfortable stay I have ever had. The vibe of the place was uncomfortable. I have never stayed at a motel 6 but thought I would give it a try for the night. The room had a prison feel to it. Bed, tv, table. No artwork, no soft touches to make you feel at home. Definitely would...

2Thank Romanticgal

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

Address: 5897 Calle Real, US 101 South at Fairview Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117-2346
Region: United States > California > Goleta
Price Range: ₹ 6,723 - ₹ 13,963 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta 2*
Number of rooms: 88
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“NO breakfast just coffee or tea.”
Pkeri, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay away from the motorway in the back.”
Karlkoreander, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Doubt there are any good rooms. Bring earplugs to block out the road noise and air conditioner noise.”
Joanna650, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“With no elevators, the mobility impaired should request a 1st floor room.”
World17, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor is quieter. If highway noise is bothering you, make sure your window is closed all the way.”
BudgetButSafe, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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